Appendix table 3. Employed students aged at least 18 years by level of education and age in 2016

Level of education Students total Employed students 18 years 19 years 20 years 21 years 22 years 23 years 24 years 25 years-
    %
General upper secondary education 42 920 11 570 27,0 6 663 2 586 399 274 228 185 149 1 086
Vocational upper secondary education and training 158 687 61 231 38,6 6 315 3 521 2 652 2 950 3 292 2 880 2 626 36 995
Further qualification 55 491 35 817 64,5 11 114 413 787 942 1 054 1 158 31 338
Specialist qualification 25 271 21 899 86,7 - - 18 50 99 168 208 21 356
Polytechnic bachelors degree 129 762 68 182 52,5 12 866 2 971 5 365 7 127 7 211 6 298 38 332
University bachelor degree 81 265 38 720 47,6 25 1 013 2 400 3 805 4 398 3 853 3 044 20 182
Higher polytechnic degree (Master) 11 001 9 504 86,4 - - - - - - - 9 504
Higher university degree (Master) 54 445 32 506 59,7 - 22 102 208 578 1 715 3 097 26 784
Professional specialisation in medicine, veterinary and dentistry 155 144 92,9 - - - - - - - 144
Licentiates degree 1 046 802 76,7 - - - - - - - 802
Doctoral or equivalent level 17 824 13 172 73,9 - - - - 2 11 62 13 097
Total 577 867 293 547 50,8 13 026 8 122 8 955 13 439 16 666 17 077 16 642 199 620

Source: Education. Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 14.3.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Employment of students [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0017. 2016, Appendix table 3. Employed students aged at least 18 years by level of education and age in 2016 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.8.2021].
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